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7 hrs ago | UPI

Maine Ocean Acidification Commission to meet Friday, August 1

The Maine Ocean Acidification Commission, the first of its kind on the East Coast, is set to hold its inaugural meeting on Friday, August 1. The commission, featuring a 16-member panel, was set up by the state legislature earlier this summer to study the environmental and economic impacts of ocean acidification in the Gulf of Maine.


Related Topix: Chemistry, Freeport, ME

11 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

Five-cent lobster levy to be limited, N.S. fisheries minister clarifies

Last week, Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister Keith Colwell told reporters legislation for the levy was on track to be delivered during the autumn legislature sitting.


Related Topix: Marketing

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Hill Times

Feds' proposed aquaculture regulations delayed over 'logistical...

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Columbia Daily Herald

Donation of $40,000 to fund innovative aquaponics program

Some day in the near future, students at Whitthorne Middle School and at the Hampshire Unit School may have the opportunity to experience the life cycle of food production under a new aquaponics program the school board approved Thursday.


Related Topix: Hampshire, TN, Columbia, TN, Agriculture, Science, Maury County, TN

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Inter Press Service

Fish Before Fields to Improve Egypt's Food Production

Fish cages on the Nile River. Experts are calling for a more holistic approach to aquaculture.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

DFO aims to streamline fish-farm regulations

Amendments to federal Fisheries Act regulations will specifically allow salmon farmers to treat their fish with pesticides and drugs as part of its effort to streamline aquaculture regulation, Fisheries Minister Gail Shea announced Thursday.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hope soars for new sockeye record as big cycle returns to B.C.'s Fraser River

Dave Secord and Albert Armstrong fish for sockeye salmon on the Fraser River near Langley in August, 2010.


Northumberland Today

Bid to explore plans for mussel bed

The initiative would add to the town's bid of establishing itself as the seafood town and could lead to job creation.


Thu Jul 24, 2014

Coast Reporter

Sechelt sets standards for critical resources

The main administrative offices for the Sechelt Nation, the House of hewhiwus, at 5555 Sunshine Coast Highway.


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Chopped SA judge cooks with soul

Chef Dave van Staden has spent 27 years in the professional kitchen environment.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Agriculture, Science

The Straits Times

AVA rolls out new plan to boost Singapore's sustainable food fish production

To boost Singapore's sustainable food fish production, the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority is coming up with good-agricultural-practice guidelines for fish farms.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Summit County Voice

Environment: Invasive Asian tiger shrimp may pose threat to coastal ecosystems, shrimp fisheries

Ocean scientists say they've recently documented a tenfold increase in the number of invasive Asian tiger shrimp in U.S. coastal waters, with as-yet unknown consequences for native ecosystems and the shrimping industry.


Some fish and seafood are sustainable, some devestate our oceans

Related stories: The young man and the sea In 2012, Nguyen Pham moved the Sunh Fish Company out of a tiny retail grocery space into a 17,500-square foot Midtown warehouse, turning the family business into a destination for both local restaurants, foodies and home cooks.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, Dining, Agriculture, Science

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Monitor

Govt launches fish project

The government in partnership with Food and Agriculture Organisation has launched a project to promote fish farming in West Nile and northern regions.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Times of Oman

Oman explores aquaculture boost to up non-oil exports

The Business Year and Hamed Said Al Oufi, undersecretary of Fisheries Wealth, discussed the potential of fisheries, widely seen as a source of income to diversify the economy outside of the oil and gas sector.


Related Topix: Oman, World News, Middle East, Agriculture, Science

Journal Gazette

TV chef heads to national contest

The chef and host of "Calling A Chef," which appears on public access television, is among 18 chefs who will compete in the 11th annual Great American Seafood Cook-Off on Aug.2 in New Orleans.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, Redkey, IN

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Ghana: Tilapia Farming Industry Gets a Boost

Tilapia has become a popular delicacy in Ghana. The trend has boosted Tilapia demand in the country and has made many entrepreneurs to invest in commercial Tilapia farming.


Related Topix: Ghana, Africa, World News, Agriculture, Science

Courthouse News Service

Bay Area Oyster Farm Fights for Life

The government is illegally forcing a Bay Area oyster farm to shut down, which will devastate the businesses that rely on its oysters, the Tomales Bay Oyster Co.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Point Reyes National Seashore, San Francisco County, CA, US National Parks, San Francisco, CA

The Red Ferret Journal

TableTop Aquaponics - grow your own food the healthy sustainable way

In case you hadn't heard, food is getting more expensive, mostly due to rising harvesting, shipping, and processing costs.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Alltech to bring distillery, aquaculture and poultry farms to...

Alltech, a Nicholasville-based animal nutrition company, is bringing a new bourbon distillery and aquaculture and poultry farms to Pikeville as part of an initiative to develop business in Eastern Kentucky.


Related Topix: Nicholasville, KY, Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Kentucky Government, Kentucky, Eastern, KY


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